The Community Action Initiative supports community-led projects that promote mental health, prevent substance use challenges and promote effective treatment and support for people experiencing mental health or substance use challenges in BC. Director responsibilities include facilitating funding decisions, overseeing all granting activities and contracts, supervising staff, and maintaining relations and communications with funders and partners.
This is an excellent opportunity for an individual who is a solid strategic thinker and effective operations manager with recent experience in change management. The candidate will have a strong public policy background, familiarity with the mental health and substance use service delivery system in British Columbia, experience with the NGO sector and landscape, community development experience, demonstrated leadership ability, experience with boards and governance models, and superior communication skills.
Apply by May 29, 2017. View the job posting.